Minimum-wage idiocy in L.A.

by Larry Elder -- The head of a Los Angeles-based nonprofit "sustainable economy" association calls for a higher minimum wage. No surprise there. But he cites a major pro-minimum wage study that more…

Bill Maher should apologize to Christians

by Larry Elder -- Actor Ben Affleck, star of the hit film "Gone Girl," recently appeared on Bill Maher's HBO show along with Sam Harris, author of the book "Waking Up: A more…

When Paul became Muhammad

by Larry Elder -- When I was growing up in South-Central Los Angeles, "Paul" was one of my closest friends. In grade school and junior high, he and I spent countless hours more…

Memo from 'W': 'Welcome to the war on terror'

by Larry Elder -- To: President Barack Obama From: Former President George W. Bush Topic: Iraq Message: "We're ba-a-a-ack!" I've been quiet these last six years. But your belated decision to "destroy" more…

On domestic violence, NFL uses NOW's playbook

by Larry Elder -- When NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell handed down a mere a two-game suspension for domestic violence, he took his cue from some of the very same women's groups now more…

Huh? NBA owner outs himself as a 'racist'

by Larry Elder -- The NBA's Atlanta Hawks owner has discovered that he is, Lord help him, a "racist"! How do we know this? He tells us. Owner Bruce Levenson "outed" himself more…

Obama: Iraq 'bug out' was not my idea

by Larry Elder -- After our ill-advised complete withdraw from Iraq in 2011, President Barack Obama now sends hundreds of "advisers" and orders airstrikes. Let's re-visit. When, in 2002, then-Illinois State Sen. more…